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Bhindi Masala / Okra Masala




Okra / Bhindi / Lady Finger -350 grams
Ginger-1 long strips (thinly sliced)
Green Chillies-2 nos (chopped)
Onion-1 medium size (chopped)
Tomatoes-1 medium size (chopped)
Coriander Powder-1 tsp
Red chilli powder-1/2 tsp
Garam Masala powder-1/4 tsp
Amchur powder / Dry Mango powder-1/4 tsp
Salt to taste
Oil- 3 tbsp for frying the bhindi
Oil-2 tbsp for frying the onion-tomato masala


Rinse the bhindi well in water.Dry them on a large plate on their own or wipe a kitchen towel.
Remove the base and stalk while chopping the bhindi.Chop into 1 or 2 inch pieces.
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Heat 2 tbsp oil in a kadai /wok or pan.
Add the okra and saute till they are completely cooked with 1 tsp salt.You will have to keep an eye on them and stir in between many times.Taste the okra and if the crunchiness has gone and the okra have become soft,it means they are cooked.Then transfer to plate ,keep it aside.
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Now add oil to the same pan,add chopped onions and fry till they become translucent .Add the  green chillies and ginger , saute for 1/2 a minutes or till the aroma of the ginger disappears.
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Add the chopped tomatoes and saute till the tomatoes are soft and mushy.If the tomato mixture becomes too dry and about 1/4 cup and continue to cook.
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All the above cooking is done in a open pan and you don't need to cover the pan with the lid.

Now add coriander powder,red chilli powder,garam masala powder and dry mango powder stir well and saute for a minute.Add the saute okras cook for 2-3 minutes stir in between.
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Serve the okra masala hot and garnished with some ginger strips and accompanied with chapatis,rotis or rice.



Sathya Priya

nice masala curry.perfect with rotis ...

nandoos Kitchen

masala looks nice with step by step clicks.

Harini M

Ahh this is my favorite,looks great

Sireesha Puppala

Can eat bendi in any form..masala looks,tempting

Resna Nishad

Yummy bhindi masala ....

Rafeeda AR

i love bhindi masala... urs looks so delicious...

A Veggie's Dairy

Wav delicious bhindi masala looks tempting.

Chitra Ganapathy

I liked ur way of cutting okra.looks nice

Veena Theagarajan

perfect side dish for rice or roti

Sandhya Hariharan

I m loving this... The way you have chopped your bhindi ...
its one of my favourite combo with roti's.

Sandhya's Kitchen

Linsy Patel

my favorite veg with roti, always love it.


Delicious bhindi masala, looks so tempting.


Delicious bhindi masala, looks so tempting.

sushma Mallya

looks delicious,bindi is one of my fav vegetables

Vikis Kitchen

very nice recipe for okra. Looks delicious.

Swathi Iyer

Bhindi masala looks really yumm.


Fried okra looks very delicious and tasty!


Perfect with rotis or side dish with dal chawal..


Yummy bhindi masala, looks very tempting with the rotis..

Priya Suresh

Who will say no to this irresistible bhindi masala, definitely not me..

Sony P

Bhindi masala looks yummy ......!!!

Gita Jaishankar

Such a tasty looking bhindi masala, my fav too :)

Sangeetha Priya

tempting bindi masala with superb clicks!!!

remya sean

looks yummy
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Saraswathi Tharagaram

Yummy combo with chapati..I am literately drooling here..

Hari Chandana P

Looks very delicious.. Yummy!!

Dhiraj Kumar

Looks delicious and I love how easy to follow the recipes are. Would love to try it out.
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